North of 60 Mining News - The mining newspaper for Alaska and Canada's North

(25) stories found containing 'blue star gold'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 25



 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Sabina Gold & Silver Nunavut Canada Agnico Eagle Mines Baffinland Iron COVID-19

Mining activity heats up after slowdown

Mineral exploration activity is heating up this summer in Nunavut after a yearlong hiatus sparked by restrictions and cautionary moves driven by the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020. For... — Updated 9/30/2021

 
Blue Star Gold Ulu Flood drilling results Nunavut Canada map NFN zone

Blue Star expands high-grade gold zone

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 22 reported the results from two holes that expand the high-grade core of the Flood zone on the company's Ulu property in the High Lake Greenstone Belt,... — Updated 9/30/2021

 
REE rare earth elements 17 15 lanthanides yttrium scandium USGS Mojave Desert

Made in North America rare earths return

Roughly 38,000 metric tons of rare earth concentrates were produced from American soil during 2020, yet the United States remains 100% reliant on foreign countries for its supply of... — Updated 9/16/2021

 
Blue Star Gold Gnu target Ulu project Nunavut Hood River property 2021 map

Blue Star cuts high-grade gold at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 1 announced that drilling has tapped strong gold mineralization at the Gnu target on its Ulu project in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced gold project... — Updated 9/9/2021

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Nunavut Canada Blue Star TMAC Resources Agnico Eagle Mines Sabina Gold

Mining in northern territory to rebound

Nunavut is one jurisdiction in Canada with a favorable economic outlook in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a recent economic analysis completed by the Conference Board of... — Updated 2/25/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Nunavut Agnico Eagle Mines Blue River Gold North Arrow

Few seek new mineral deposits

Already headed toward the lowest level of annual mineral exploration spending in nearly two decades, the mining industry in Nunavut got broadsided by the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.... — Updated 1/28/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Yukon Triumph Gold John Anderson Freegold Mountain

Revisiting underexplored Freegold targets

The primary goal of Triumph Gold Corp.'s 2020 exploration program was to advance underexplored, near-surface gold targets of the Freegold Mountain project in the Yukon. Over the years,... — Updated 1/18/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Nunavut Blue Star Gold drill Grant Ewing Ulu Hood River

Blue Star adds gold to Ulu, Flood River

Blue Star Gold Corp. is focused on expanding the high-grade gold resources on its Ulu and Hood River properties in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced gold project that has... — Updated 1/18/2021

 
Drill tests Gnu gold zone helicopter standing by

Blue Star drills 2m of 52.7 g/t gold at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. Oct. 28 announced additional high-grade gold intercepts from a recently completed 7,624-meter drill program at its Ulu and Hood River properties in the Kitikmeot... — Updated 11/5/2020

 
Michigan zone tent camp Tibbs gold project Goodpaster Mining District Alaska

Gneiss Pogo-like gold discovery at Tibbs

Tectonic Metals Inc. Oct. 26 reported that soils sampling has identified numerous drill-ready gold exploration targets that are strikingly similar to the deposits being mine at Northern... — Updated 11/5/2020

 
Gold exploration resource drilling

Signs of Ulu, Hood River growth potential

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 30 announced encouraging gold results from the company's 2020 drill program at the Ulu and Hood River properties in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced... — Updated 10/28/2020

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Junior chases target near historic mine

One intrepid junior tackled an enticing prospect in western Nunavut in 2019, marking the seventh year of its quest for gold in Canada's far north. Seeking new gold resources on the highly... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News

Tectonic goes public, makes gold discovery

Investors looking for mineral exploration companies boasting a team with a proven track record and gold properties in safe and mineral-rich jurisdictions have a new choice with the... — Updated 9/26/2020

 

Nunavut takes stock in 20th year

Twenty years ago, Canada created the territory of Nunavut, carving out the easternmost part of the Northwest Territories to form the country's northernmost jurisdiction. A vast land of... — Updated 8/14/2020

 

Mineral riches lure explorers to Yukon

Though mineral exploration in Yukon Territory this year lagged the pace seen in 2018, mine development projects advanced at a steady clip in 2019, while several past-producing mines moved... — Updated 8/14/2020

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Diamonds may be more than pipedreams

Droves of exploration companies have rushed to Yukon Territory in recent years to hunt for sizable deposits of gold, silver, copper, rare earth elements and base metals. Employing the most advanced geophysical and geochemical techniques... — Updated 11/20/2011

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Exploration season shifts into high gear

The last month has seen a massive transition in Alaska from planning to execution, from getting ready to go to the field to boots on the outcrop and drills in the ground. Each year the... — Updated 6/26/2011

 
 By Shane Lasley    News

2010 Mining Explorers: Corvus hits the ground running

Corvus Gold Corp., a new junior formed to explore International Tower Hill Mines Ltd.'s non-Livengood assets, hit the ground running with C$8 million worth of partner-funded exploration... — Updated 10/31/2010

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Movie gives industry a big black eye

I must join what appears to be a growing parade of voices criticizing some aspect of the mega-blockbuster sci-fi movie, Avatar, and add my two cents. Critics have complained about the movie's story line, citing everything from its... — Updated 1/17/2010

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

'Termination dust' prods explorers to wrap up busy exploration season

Even though the concept of global warming is a welcome idea to many companies working in Alaska, its effects are not being felt fast enough to allow companies to complete all of the work... — Updated 9/30/2007

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Alaska project center of $1.5 billion takeover, Greens Creek silver production cost negative $2.28 per ounce, and more

Hang on to your hat, the data is beginning to roll in from Alaskan field programs and there are some hum dingers in this month's data and several others will be showing up next month.... — Updated 8/27/2006

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Mining news update from Curt Freeman: Discoveries reported, some properties rediscovered

As expected, results from the summer field programs have begun to roll in from all over the state. Discoveries from base and precious metals properties were reported in September and... — Updated 10/30/2005

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

No winter hiatus: 2005 Alaska plans advanced, some already in full swing

December, January and February are normally a time when the mining industry can stop and catch its collective breath, look into its often cloudy but well-used crystal ball and prepare... — Updated 2/27/2005

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Freeman report: Alaska mining at pace not seen in more than five years

As anyone can tell you who has tried recently to locate geologists, drill rigs and helicopters, Alaska is not the place to search for any of these commodities. Mineral exploration and... — Updated 7/11/2004

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Alaska mining news summary: Mood is cautiously optimistic; modest upswing in spending likely in 2003

As 2002 draws rapidly to a close, news of this year's mineral exploration, development and production efforts in Alaska continues to come out while plans for next year are being... — Updated 12/8/2002

 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021